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12 Mind Blowing Facts About The Class Of 2021

The majority of the members of our Class of #BU2021 were born in 1999 when many of us were preparing for the impending apocalypse that was Y2K. Some more shocking facts about this incoming class of Terriers:

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1. They've Never Lived in a World Without Harry Potter

The third book in the series, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban was released in 1999, two years after the series first premiered. As for the über-popular Daniel Radcliffe films? Those made their debut when our #BU2021-ers were only two years old.

11. Now, That's What I Call Music! Was Only on Disc 2 When They Were Born

The lineup featured Britney Spears' "...Baby, One More Time," along with 98 Degrees, Sublime, R. Kelly and the Backstreet Boys.

In case you're wondering, the 63rd version of the album was just released in August, 2017.

12. Finally, Remember When? New England Sports Teams Were in a Serious Championship Drought

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While we may be #Blessed with some of the best teams in sports today, the Patriots had yet to win a Championship and the Red Sox hadn't won the World Series since 1918. The Bruins hadn't seen a Stanley Cup since 1971 and the Celtics were over a decade from their 1980s domination.

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